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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-25-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,761
Posted By boltjaM3s
Great post. Lease Buy Olympiad. LOL. ...

Great post.

Lease Buy Olympiad. LOL.

Ciao.

BJ
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-24-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,761
Posted By boltjaM3s
Greetings from Italy, vacationing on the island...

Greetings from Italy, vacationing on the island of Capri right now, burning that $50 to the tune of 30 months per night.

Not bragging, just pointing out how a few nice vacations or a pack a day...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,761
Posted By boltjaM3s
Nice! I'm off to Italy on holiday, expect to...

Nice!

I'm off to Italy on holiday, expect to hear about your build when I land.

BJ
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-20-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 886
Posted By boltjaM3s
http://i208.photobucket.com/albums/bb279/boltjames...

http://i208.photobucket.com/albums/bb279/boltjames/4GCVSF30A.jpg

People, people, people.

There is no more LCI. You've got to get onboard the BMW 3.5 Series Strategy®. Goes something like...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-20-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,761
Posted By boltjaM3s
Looked at the spreadsheet, couple of things: ...

Looked at the spreadsheet, couple of things:

1. The purchase version does not take into account a major repair, only annual maintenance. Add in another $1,000 a year to cover something major,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-20-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,761
Posted By boltjaM3s
Lease perpetually, never buy a depreciating...

Lease perpetually, never buy a depreciating asset.

If you do the math you'll find that even after 7 years of owning the same car your savings per month is not that significant after maintenance,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-19-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 804
Posted By boltjaM3s
The downtrodden should be happy to have a wealthy...

The downtrodden should be happy to have a wealthy family in a brand new luxury car in their presence.

Tell them they should consider themselves fortunate, tell them to be quiet, tell them you'll...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-19-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By boltjaM3s
Get a manager on the phone, ask that they assign...

Get a manager on the phone, ask that they assign your VIN to a brand new ID, give them a new email address, done.

BJ
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-19-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 542
Posted By boltjaM3s
You are safe with the Gran Coupe, don't sweat it....

You are safe with the Gran Coupe, don't sweat it.

I had a large, sturdy, Britax convertible car seat for years in my E93 328i convertible which is much tighter in the rear than the CG, only had 2...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-19-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,614
Posted By boltjaM3s
I have friends who are budget conscious and don't...

I have friends who are budget conscious and don't care about status symbols too, but I think you're friends and mine are in the minority.

Based on how well the $30,000 pricepoint is moving cars...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 851
Posted By boltjaM3s
Depending on which options you put on your car,...

Depending on which options you put on your car, you may have reason to be scared. Streaming Bluetooth audio is not a standard feature on the 3 Series. Bluetooth telephony is standard. Bluetooth...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 950
Posted By boltjaM3s
I took a 30 minute F36 test drive a few weeks ago...

I took a 30 minute F36 test drive a few weeks ago and I didn't feel that visibility out of the rear glass was much worse than my F30, it may have something to do with the position of the rear...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,637
Posted By boltjaM3s
How about October 4, October 11, or November 1? ...

How about October 4, October 11, or November 1?

BJ
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,637
Posted By boltjaM3s
[Added this after you posted, not sure if you...

[Added this after you posted, not sure if you read it]

Kidding aside, would you be willing to partner with me on organizing a NY/NJ/CT Bimmerfest drive through the Bear Mountain area? Seven Lakes...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,637
Posted By boltjaM3s
My house! How did you find it? Stalker. ...

My house! How did you find it? Stalker.

Kidding aside, would you be willing to partner with me on organizing a NY/NJ/CT Bimmerfest drive through the Bear Mountain area? Seven Lakes Drive, Storm...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 950
Posted By boltjaM3s
http://www.autogreeknews.gr/datafiles/cms298-5.jpg...

http://www.autogreeknews.gr/datafiles/cms298-5.jpg

http://www.kensomuse.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/BMW-4-Series-Gran-Coupe-M-Sport-23.jpg

I used to own an E90 and I've spend some quality...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 950
Posted By boltjaM3s
This is the F36 forum, they just haven't added...

This is the F36 forum, they just haven't added the code to the forum description yet.

BJ
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,637
Posted By boltjaM3s
My 16 year old is about to get his learner's...

My 16 year old is about to get his learner's permit and he's looking for an old, out of style used car just like yours. I know you baby the thing and it's got great performance features, so we're...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,614
Posted By boltjaM3s
Agreed, but you're thinking like an enthusiast,...

Agreed, but you're thinking like an enthusiast, not someone consumed with status.

Think of a 75 year old woman who is widowed and a few years from a nursing home wanting one last hurrah in the car...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-17-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,614
Posted By boltjaM3s
1. Not talking about fortunate people such as...

1. Not talking about fortunate people such as you or I, talking about the average BMW owner. If they're at $42,000 for a decent 3 Series, that leap to $90,000 is inconceivable.

2. Not sure why...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-17-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,614
Posted By boltjaM3s
The price is exactly why people will cross shop...

The price is exactly why people will cross shop them and, apparently, why BMW will win the battle of the $30,000 luxury sedan.

Anyone looking to spend Honda money on a Mercedes is in it for one...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-17-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,585
Posted By boltjaM3s
I live in New Jersey and Google Maps in Firefox...

I live in New Jersey and Google Maps in Firefox works consistently for me now and has for the past five months.

Perhaps you are not signing in properly.

BJ
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-17-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,637
Posted By boltjaM3s
No one, not even a 75 year old grandmother, will...

No one, not even a 75 year old grandmother, will ever confuse an M-Sport with an M4 so there is no issue here.

BMW makes M-Sport models and they are adorned with 12 ///M logo's. If it's okay by...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-17-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,614
Posted By boltjaM3s
1. It's $90,000 to buy $1,000 a month to lease,...

1. It's $90,000 to buy $1,000 a month to lease, quite different than the base 3 Series which can be had for $30,000 to buy or $299 a month to lease.

2. Having 4 doors, at present the CLA is a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-17-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,637
Posted By boltjaM3s
An M-Sport is an official BMW M configuration. ...

An M-Sport is an official BMW M configuration.

Poseurs are those without an M4 or an M-Sport.

BJ
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